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- v. To extinguish, to stop a process, to kill, to rub out.
- v. To kill a living being.
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- v. put out, as of fires, flames, or lights
- v. put an end to; kill
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Battenberg’s departure did not snuff out anti-German feeling in Great Britain or put an end to its toll of prominent men.